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Periodically run an MS SQL query on multiple sites

I have been tasked with pushing Google Analytics data periodically to SQL Server 2005 running on a different server from various websites (about 450 of them) grouped on various servers. I understand I ...
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Google Analytics real-time data into a 'top' like CLI

Does anyone know of a project or set of scripts that attempts to bring Google Analytics data to the command line? What I dream about is a "top" like application that lets me monitor Google Analytics ...
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Changes to AWSTATS config file

I've made a few changes to my site-specific config for Awstats, namely SkipHosts and SkipFiles. I've had a dig around the manual, but it's unclear: what do I actually need to do for the updates to ...
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Why does Google Analytics use two domains?

I'm building a distributed widget that is comparable to Google Analytics. Users will add a <script> tag to their site that references my widget's JavaScript file. The Google Analytics tracking ...
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Blocking Google Analytics breaks some applications

We block Google Analytics (corporate policy). We have a few 3rd party Windows applications that ping Google Analytics when users sign-in, or when help is opened. Unfortunately since we are blocking ...
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Google Analytics: No stats from DMZ network segment

We need to track hits on a particular page for usage stats, evaluate client need, etc. More specifically we need to track an internal DMZ network segment for hits on this page. Google Analytics ...
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nginx connection reset

When first visiting my site after not visiting it for a few minutes, the connection is "reset" 100% of the time. I get this message when debug is turned on, along with a 400 bad request status ...
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Stripping Google Cookies With Varnish

Im setting up varnish on my server and have been studying the VCL ( which I think is very neat ) and I have the following in the vcl_recv I am writing which I don't understand why it would be ...
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Using Google Analytics on local intranet site without internet connection

I am wondering if there is a way to use Google Analytics on my works local intranet site. It's a WordPress site, and our IT dept doesn't allow the WordPress sites to connect to the internet . I am ...
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Google anaylics and multiple domain problems

The problem is that we apparently don't receive any tracking of google analytics. We have X domain for that particular site. Google analytics only appear to support one domain unless you setup links ...
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Google Analytics setting cookies on static content despite being on entirely separate domain

I recently decided to comply with the YSlow recommendation that static content is hosted on a cookieless domain. As I already use the root of my domain (donaldjenkins.com) to host my website—on which ...
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How can we open our firewall to allow Google Analytics?

We operate a firewall which blocks all internet access for users on our company network. However we would like our intranet to track users with Google Analytics. How can we open up our firewalls to ...
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Visits from an ISP have 3x in two days, am I being DDoS?

My Google Analytics shows a very high increase of traffic from one ISP, being all unique visits coming from the same ISP and all of them using IE9/8/7/6. I'm getting 32% new (unique) visits, but now ...
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Possible to upload weblogs to Google Analytics?

It's always bothered me that Google Analytics (and similar embedded web traffic monitoring services) can only see a reflection of the traffic going to my server and can only see page visits. If I want ...
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Bad Request Due to “Bad” Cookie

I have a web site under a domain, where the main domain is using Google Analytics which sets a cookie named __utmva which is value is part binary. As far as I can tell passing this cookie to IIS ...
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How to create an efficient download statistics of files hosted with nginx

My problem I have a debian squeeze installation running nginx as my webserver and handling PHP5 requests using php-fpm, which works fine. I have one directory, which holds static zip files of a ...
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Install Google tracking, apache level

I find it annoying to paste in the Google code for the tracker at the end of each page. Is there a way to have Apache deliver the <script> with each *.htm and *.php file downloaded?
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The most powerful open source web analytics tools? [closed]

Need some advices on choosing open source web analytics tools, including both of page tagging and log file analysis type. I know some of them: piwik, open web analytics, awstats and more... what are ...
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Strange results found on Google Analytics [closed]

working of development of one site. i protected it with .htaccess file, so it is not accessible without knowing username and password. only few of us have access to it. but, using Google Analytics, i ...
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Google analytics and multiple independent subdomains

I need some help trying to setup google analytics correct. Here is my setup: We host sites for multiple customers, and each customer have their own subdomain on our site. So we have ...
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Log analyzer that calculates “time on page”?

I need to get an idea of the average "time on page" or "page view duration" for each page on my websites without client-side scripting (such as using onunload event handler). Is any of the free log ...
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Google Analytics used for SaaS website behind login

Is Google Analytics a good way to track page hits even if the website is a SaaS website behind a login?
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Automatic server redirect that passes through as the referring site

As always, I would like to thank all of your help and assistance in advance. I am looking for a way to automatically redirect a user to a site and maintain the redirect site as the referral site. Let ...
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How to verify Google Analytics script on all web pages

I have included Google Analytics script in the footer all pages of my web sites. Is there any tool which can help me to verify that the script is installed properly in all the pages of the particular ...
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Using Google Analytics to track Usernames

We have a SharePoint Installation (MOSS, IIS 7.0, Windows Authentication, Windows 2008) and Google Analytics has been installed to track site usage. The site is an intranet site, and all users are ...
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Google Analytics unexplained spike

My client's Google Analytics has had a spike everyday from May 6th (from 0 - 100.) This is in a city that he is not optimized for and does very little business in. The hits are coming in direct to ...
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How should I interpret site analytics with 11 pageviews in an 3 second visit?

I'm using google analytics and recently i've noticed some weird trends going on. I have a lot of visits that last mere seconds but mark several page views... more than a normal human can see in that ...
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Google Analystics tells me that i have 260 visitors / urchin 6 : 750 / Who believe?

GA : 260 visitors for one day (30/04/2010) Urchin 6 : 750 visitors (30/04/2010) Then, who believe ? Thanks
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Google Analytics says I'm Getting 50 percent bounce rate on my website ! Help! [closed]

I recently launched my web application and set up google analytics to monitor it. For some weird reason google analytics shows a 49.7 percent bounce rate - I'm quite suprised as to why and how is this ...
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Google Analytics - Can I download the logs?

Can I download the raw logs of my Google Analytics data? I want to do some processing on the data.
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Use Google analytics to alert on traffic spike source

I use Google Analytics today to notify me of big traffic spikes. In my case, a big traffic spike is typically due to a link from a prominent website. Google Analytics includes a new "Intelligence" ...
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What is the correct way to move an rss feed? Is there a temporary workaround for google reader users?

I run a website that has published its RSS feed at a given location for years. However, I'm now forced to move the feed to another URL. Let's say the original URL was www.example.com/rss.xml and the ...
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What are options of open source or cheap user tracking software that can be self-hosted?

We can't use Google Analytics because we can't upload user data to servers other than our own. So, given that, what are the good open source or cheap solutions that we can host ourselves?
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Site compromised, has anyone seen this hack before? - googleanalyticsresearchengine.eu

One of our sites has been compromised and we have had a warning email from google. The site has been blocked by Google in Firefox, has anyone seen this type of attack before? Of the 1 pages we tested ...
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How does 3G/Mobile phones get allocated an IP address? Does this mess with Google Analytics?

This question is in two parts. Q1. How does a mobile phone get an IP address over 3G? Like, would it get the same IP for a shortish period of time (Eg. 1 day, etc)? Because my phone is constantly ...
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Possible to get exit URL in Google Analytics?

I have a site set up with Google Analytics (GA). I'm looking to find out what URL visitors are going to most frequently when leaving the site. I know how to get the exit URL in the site itself that ...